We blend creativity with insight and strategy to achieve results.

We are Popple + Kharlamova, an independent, digital, branding and creative agency based in York and Zurich with over twenty three years’ experience.

Our creatives, planners, developers and strategists are recognised for creating and maintaining impactful brands large and small.

We specialise in branding, web design & development, digital marketing, strategy, print & advertising.

We have experience in the UK, Europe, Isle of Man and the USA.
Our ideas are born from our unique way of thinking that we have perfected over two decades.

Have a world-class creative team working for your business.
Drop us an email if you have a project you would like to discuss.

Come and say hello, tell us about your project!


Web Design
Creative Design
Food Packaging
Product Packaging
Art Direction
Interior Design


Technical SEO Audits
Web Design
Paid Advertising
Social Media
Online Advertising
Insight & Analytics
Native Mobile Applications


Brand Development
Brand Engagement
Logo & Identity
Brand Guidelines
Brand Tone & Voice
Internal Brand Engagement
Environment & Workplace
Brand Audit


Research & Discovery
Content Strategy
Marketing Campaigns
Branding = Purpose
Brand Architecture

Why choose us?

We’re passionate about making your business a success using our experience and creativity.

We’re trusted by businesses large and small, locally and internationally to produce innovative ideas online and offline to drive businesses forward.

Trust a proven agency with decades of experience.

Key people

Jamie Popple

Creative Director

Over 22 years experience in branding and design. Jamie leads the creative team.
Val director
Valeria Popple

Client Director - York

Valeria is passionate, focussed and driven. Valeria is the driving force behind the agency.
BIANCA ROBINSON brand strategist
Bianca Robinson

Brand Strategist & Consultant

A marketing consultant & lecturer. Bianca brings fresh thinking and specialises in digital marketing techniques.
Felicitas Gawenat

Director - Zurich Office

Felicitas heads our Zurich Office. She is highly motivated and specialises in helping small businesses grow and thrive.
Leigh Windell
Leigh Windell

Studio Manager

Leigh runs our design studio. A multi-award winning creative specialising in branding.
Alex Mallinson marketing communications
Alex Mallinson


Alex makes words work. Whether it's website copy, a speech or presentation, he gets messages to target audiences.


Based in York and with an presence in Zurich, we’re here to begin your project. We help our clients drive their brands forward across all media, disciplines and platforms.



Back Lane South
Wheldrake, York UK
+44 (0) 7958 494713


zurich office


Bahnhofstrasse 52
CH – 8001 Zurich
+41 79 927 66 33



We work with some amazing brands. Here are just a few.

Taco Ana branding design
synety logo
National Home Rentals logo
Nasaleze logo
Microgaming logo design

“Your brand is what other people say about you when you are not in the room“

Jeff Bezos

“Design is the silent ambassador of your brand``.

Paul Rand

``A brand is no longer what we tell the consumer it is - it is what consumers tell each other it is``

Scott Cook